Speaker Profile: K. K., Modi

Mr K K Modi is President of Godfrey Phillips India Ltd, the second largest player in the domestic cigarette industry. He is also Chairman of Modi Enterprises, a Group of Companies with international partners and engaged in various sectors including cigarettes, tea & beverages, entertainment, consumer products, network marketing, chemicals, tertiary education and Gourmet restaurants.

Mr Modi has made a significant contribution to Indian industry and holds numerous positions in the industry, trade, education, sport and charitable organizations such as President of CACCI, Former-President of FICCI; former President of PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Member of the Board of Governors, Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow; and a life member of the All India Heart Foundation, Delhi.

Mr. Modi is former President of the Confederation of Asia-Pacific Chambers of Commerce and Industry, and currently carries the title of President Emeritus and member of the CACCI Advisory Board.